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Freeman, Morgan

Overview
Works: 1,157 works in 5,296 publications in 12 languages and 161,811 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Children's films  Juvenile works  Superhero films  Animated films  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Host, Performer, Interviewee, Singer, osp, Author, Other, Speaker, Creator, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Morgan Freeman
The Shawshank Redemption by Frank Darabont( Visual )

148 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 5,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts, one white and one black, never give up the dream of freedom, and together they turn hope and friendship into an uplifting bond no prison can ever take away
Unforgiven by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

167 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 4,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two retired, down-on-their luck outlaws pick up their guns one last time to collect a bounty offered by the vengeful prostitutes of the remote Wyoming town of Big Whiskey
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

89 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
The Dark Knight by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

71 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope
Million Dollar Baby by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

157 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankie is a former boxing manager, who initially refuses to train Maggie due to her gender and age. With her talent and his coaching, the spirited young fighter rises through the ranks of women's boxing and the pair form a touching bond in the process
March of the Penguins by Luc Jacquet( Visual )

57 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 4,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. This courtship will begin with a long journey - a journey that will take them hundreds of miles across the continent by foot, one by one in a single file. They will endure freezing temperatures, in brittle, icy winds and through deep, treacherous waters. They will risk starvation and attack by dangerous predators, under the harshest conditions on earth, all to find true love
Batman Begins by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

41 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a boy, Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

129 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board the slave ship Amistad bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

82 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
The Civil War by Ken Burns( Visual )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 3,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive - and defining - conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again
Invictus by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

73 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1994, having been released from his long imprisonment, Nelson Mandela is elected as the first president of post-apartheid South Africa. Racial tension runs high, even in the president's offices, and especially among the members of his half black, half Afrikaner security team. As hosts of the 1995 Rugby World Cup, South Africa's low ranked national team, the Springboks, have a berth in the tournament. Mandela begins making public appearances supporting the team, and meets privately with captain Francois Pienaar, encouraging him to inspire his teammates to victory. The Springboks' new slogan is "One team, One nation." President Mandela is betting that if they win the Cup, it might even be a bit true
The LEGO movie by Chris Pratt( Visual )

32 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared
Se7en by David Fincher( Visual )

207 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological thriller about two detectives on the trail of a serial killer who chooses his victims according to the seven deadly sins
The dark knight rises by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

51 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Turkish and held by 2,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act
The Bucket List by Rob Reiner( Visual )

52 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers have nothing in common, except they both have been diagnosed with terminal illnesses. While sharing a hospital room together, they decide to make a Bucket List of all the things they have ever wanted to do before they die. In the process of completing the list, both of them heal each other, become unlikely friends, and ultimately find the joy in life
Robin Hood by Walt Disney( Visual )

74 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Robin Hood for the 90's, light years removed from the romantic vision of Errol Flynn ... but this gritty, pumped-up version can stand on its own. Rough, tough, and a rousing good time, with this version of the Sheriff of Nottingham a real surprise
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

44 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the amazing true story of a brave dolphin and the compassionate strangers who banded together to save her life. Swimming free, a young dolphin is caught in a crab trap, severely damaging her tail. She is rescued and transported to the Clearwater Marine Hospital, where she is named Winter. But her fight for survival has just begun. Without a tail, Winter's prognosis is dire
Red by Robert Schwentke( Visual )

50 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank is a former black-ops CIA agent living a quiet life alone, until the day a hit squad shows up to kill him. With his identity compromised, Frank reassembles his old team; Joe, Marvin, and Victoria, and sets out to prove that they still have a few tricks up their sleeves. Stand back and watch the bullets fly in this explosive action-comedy
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and German and held by 2,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better
Lucy by Luc Besson( Visual )

63 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An action-thriller that tracks a woman accidentally caught in a dark deal who turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic
 
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Alternative Names
Freeman, Morgan 1937-

Freeman, Morgan J.

Morgan Freeman acteur américain

Morgan Freeman actor y director de cine estadounidense

Morgan Freeman aktor i reżyser amerykański

Morgan Freeman American actor, film director, and narrator

Morgan Freeman Amerikaans acteur

Morgan Freeman amerikai színész

Morgan Freeman amerikansk skådespelare och regissör

Morgan Freeman attore e regista statunitense

Morgan Freeman attore statunitense

Morgan Freeman US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Oscar-Preisträger

Morgans Frīmens

Morqan Friman

Μόργκαν Φρίμαν

Морган Фрийман

Морган Фриман

Морган Фримен американский актёр кино и озвучки, режиссёр

Морган Фрымэн

Морган Фрімен

Մորգան Ֆրիման

מורגן פרימן

מורגן פרימן שחקן אמריקאי

مورغان فريمان

مورگان فریمن

مۆرگان فریمەن

मॉर्गन फ्रिमैन

मोर्गन फ्रिम्यान

মরগান ফ্রিম্যান

ਮੌਰਗਨ ਫ਼ਰੀਮੈਨ

மார்கன் ஃபிரீமன்

మోర్గాన్ ఫ్రీమాన్

ಮೊರ್ಗನ್ ಫ಼್ರೀಮನ್

മോർഗൻ ഫ്രീമൻ

มอร์แกน ฟรีแมน

မော်ဂန် ဖရီးမန်း

მორგან ფრიმენი

모건 프리먼

モーガン・フリーマン

モーガン・フリーマン アメリカの映画俳優、映画監督、ナレーター

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UnforgivenGloryThe Dark KnightMillion Dollar BabyMarch of the PenguinsBatman BeginsAmistadDriving Miss Daisy